Terms of Use & Privacy Policy

The GreenBlue website is intended to provide information about the organization and our programmatic work, as well as news, insights, and opinions on sustainability. Access to this website and the use of the content it provides is based on the Term of Use, as outlined below. Please review these terms before using the website.


GreenBlue takes every effort to ensure that the material on this website is current and accurate. GreenBlue cannot, however, provide any guarantee, or accept any responsibility or liability, as to the accuracy of the content on this website for any particular purpose. Your use of any such information is entirely at your own risk.

GreenBlue reserves the right to modify this policy at any time without notice, so please review it frequently. The date at the top of this page indicates when it was last revised.

Intellectual Property Rights

Unless otherwise stated, the materials contained on the website are proprietary property of GreenBlue. These materials are protected under federal and state intellectual property laws and international treaties.

You are allowed to access and use the website and to display, copy, print, and download any materials on the website for personal, non-commercial use only provided you do not modify the materials and that you retain all copyright, trademark, and other proprietary notices contained in the materials.

You agree not to modify, distribute, or derive commercial benefit from the materials except with GreenBlue’s written consent.


The GreenBlue logo, GreenBlue name, and any of GreenBlue program names contained in the website are trademarks of GreenBlue and may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of GreenBlue.

Links to Other Websites

GreenBlue is not responsible for the content or accuracy of hyperlinked websites and does not necessarily endorse or recommend the views expressed within them.

Privacy Policy

GreenBlue is committed to protecting the privacy of our website visitors. This policy reflects how we collect and use user information.

We will not give or sell your information to anyone, and you can choose to stop hearing from us at any time by contacting us.

When you download resources from our website, sign up for our newsletters, or make a donation, you may be asked to provide personal information such as your name, address, email address, or credit card number if you provide a donation via credit card. We will use your email address to send you our newsletter, if you choose to receive it, as well as notifications that are relevant.

Personal data submitted on this website will only be used for the purposes specified in the relevant part of the website and for any other purposes for which you give your consent. It will not be passed on to other parties. You can opt out at any time if you do not want to receive any communications from GreenBlue.

We also collect non-personal information, such as the name of the domain from which you access the website, the date and time you access our site, which pages you visit, and the Internet address of the web site from which you may have linked directly to our site. We store certain information from your browser using “cookies.” A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s computer tied to information about the user. We use session ID cookies to store visitors’ preferences and to record session information. These cookies terminate once the user closes the browser.

None of this information identifies you personally; we collect it for aggregate reporting on site activity in order to make the GreenBlue website more useful.


GreenBlue takes appropriate precautions to protect our users’ information. Your account information is located on a secured server behind a firewall. When we collect sensitive information such as your credit card, we use SSL encryption to protect this data. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Antitrust Policy

It is the policy of GreenBlue to comply in all respects with the antitrust laws, and all of its activities are designed to be consistent with and supportive of free and open competition.

As a condition of using this website, you acknowledge that you have reviewed and understand GreenBlue’s Antitrust Policy , and you acknowledge that GreenBlue has a strict policy and practice of always being in full compliance with the antitrust laws and avoiding even the inadvertent appearance of noncompliance. Accordingly, you agree that you will not to discuss any current or future pricing, production plans, inventory levels, marketing strategies or any other competitively sensitive issues in your comments posted on this site.


GreenBlue maintains a blog, In the Loop, that provides news and perspectives on sustainability issues and our work. We do encourage all readers to leave comments in response to our posts. While we do manually approve all comments to prevent spam, we will publish all comments unless they are spam, or vulgar or threatening comments. If you have questions about a comment, feel free to contact us.

Questions and Contact Information

Should you have any questions or concerns about our website or these policies, please email us at info@greenblue.org or contact us at the following address: GreenBlue, 600 E. Water Street, Suite C, Charlottesville, VA, 22902.

Please review these Terms of Use before using the GreenBlue website